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Nancy Fouad Carey

Nancy Fouad Carey

PH: (205) 458-5425
Fax: (205) 244-5603
Email: Nancy
PH: (205) 458-5106
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Nancy practices in the firm's Construction and Corporate Practice Groups, representing clients in the construction, manufacturing, supply and distribution industries.

Nancy has extensive experience in advising clients in these industries on a wide range of construction and commercial contracts and assists her clients in the formation and negotiation of such contracts.  Nancy also assists her clients with all aspects of contract and construction related claims and disputes, representing clients in mediation, arbitration, and litigation.

Nancy enjoys being active with her alma mater and currently serves on the Advisory Board for the UAB School of Engineering, as Vice President on the UAB National Alumni Association Board, and as President of the School of Engineering Alumni Association. In 2009, Nancy received the UAB National Alumni Society's Outstanding Young Alumnus Award.

Nancy has published several papers in the area of construction law and key construction issues facing owners, contractors and subcontractors.

  • Retained by clients to draft and negotiate various types of contracts, such as construction contracts; construction management contracts; owner/architect contracts; agreements for the purchase, installation, supply, and leasing of equipment; agreements for the purchase and sale of goods; services agreements; supplier contracts; vendor managed inventory agreements; distributor agreements; manufacturing agreements; scrap handling contracts; warehousing agreements; transportation agreements; and intellectual property related agreements.
  • Represented owner in the construction of a $5 billion heavy industrial manufacturing facility in Alabama, one of the largest privately-funded industrial projects in U.S. history. This representation included drafting and negotiating construction contracts, equipment purchase contracts, equipment installation contracts, purchase order terms and conditions, logistics contracts, and consulting contracts. Representation of this client also included managing construction claims, and defending against contract and project disputes.
  • Retained by contractors, subcontractors, and owners to defend against all types of construction claims and contract disputes, including delays, design defects, construction defects, and impacts on other contractors.
  • Retained by general contractor to draft and negotiate contract for the construction of a heavy industrial manufacturing plant in south Alabama.


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